Nearly 100 participants for Minneapolis Shop with a Cop event

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December 12, 2019 (Minneapolis) – The season of giving became brighter in Minneapolis during the Shop with a Cop event on Tuesday night. Nearly 50 Police personnel teamed up with 43 children from the Minneapolis Police Activities League programs and Cityview School to shop for holiday gifts for their families. The following agencies participated in […]

MPD staff and citizens honored at award ceremony for outstanding dedication and service

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December 10, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Nearly 70 MPD staff members and citizens were honored in City Hall today for their outstanding dedication and service in the community. The following awards were given: Chief’s Award of Merit (18), Citizen’s Department Award of Merit (2), Excellence in Investigation (8), The Medal of Commendation (5), Lifesaving Award (30) Citizen’s […]

MPD to pass out over 700 bags of Thanksgiving meal groceries to community

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November 20, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – MPD Officers, Community Service Officers and Community Navigators assembled over 700 bags of groceries for our community. Our Community Engagement Team will be distributing these Thanksgiving meals starting Thursday, November 21st through Tuesday, November 26th. The bags include: 2 cans of green beans 2 cans of corn 2 cans of […]

MPD recognized for mentoring young men at the Redwing Correctional Facility

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October 24, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – We were honored to receive the President’s Award at the 2019 Minnesota Corrections Association Fall Conference in Nisswa! MPD frequently mentors young men at the Redwing Correctional Facility. The award is given to programs working in the broad field of corrections and criminal justice that demonstrate creativity, resourcefulness, effectiveness and […]